61 Articles Related to "waste"

How is unrecycled plastic affecting environment?

The US in 2018 shipped about 68,000 containers with plastic waste to some developing countries.

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Meet the Man Who Has Cleared Almost 4,00,000 Kgs of waste from the Himalayas!

In an attempt to retain the beauty and the pristine greens in the Himalayan region, Pradeep Sangwan started an organisation, which he aptly named ‘Healing Him...

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Indonesia Sends Back Hundreds Of Shipping Containers Full Of waste

About 250 containers seized across the archipelago in recent months have already been returned and authorities are inspecting more than 1,000 others, a customs offi...

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Scientists discovered a mushroom that eats plastic, and believe it could clean our landfills.

Plastic waste is one of the biggest environmental issues of our time. And while a straw ban is not the way we're going to solve it — here's why &ndash...

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Bring Plastic waste And Eat Full Meal At India's First Garbage Cafe In Chhattisgarh

It is a no-brainer that plastic waste is harmful to the environment. Tonnes of garbage is accumulated on a daily basis in our country and it becomes really diffic...

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Nepal is turning Everest trash into treasure

The waste collected is segregated, processed and recycled as raw materials for various other products

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Tourists Turn Manali Into A Dump Yard, Leave Over 2,000 Tonne Garbage Behind In Two Months

The searing heat in North India pushed people to the hills. Manali in Himachal Pradesh remains one of the top tourist destinations and during peak season, tourists ...

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We Have To Get Rid Of The 8.3bn Tons Of Plastic We Created Since 1950

The human race stands on a mighty mountain of plastic waste that threatens to dwarf the Himalayan range.

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E-waste Recycling 101: Where to Donate Your Old Electronics, Phones in India

India’s love affair with consumer electronics will likely rage on for years to come. But embracing new technologies brings up a huge question: What do you d...

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Low Bills, Low Water Use, No waste: These ISRO Scientists’ Homes Are Green Wonders

Like many Indians, an ISRO scientist gave utmost importance to the interplay of natural light and air while designing his eco-friendly house.

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The World’s Biggest Ocean Cleanup Has Officially Started

We’re at a pivotal point in history right now. We have created so much waste in an attempt to make our lives better that the planet is choking in our excess. ...

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In first address, Navy Chief launches all-out attack on VIP culture

New Navy chief advocates for regulations on ceremonial practices to cut down on wasteful expenditure.

3 months ago . 61 views

Why 37 dissenting voices from Tamil Nadu are equally important in Parliament

There are arguments that cry hoarse about how the 37 seats have been ‘wasted’. For one, no voice will remain unheard as long as it is raised.

3 months ago . 38 views

Scientists may have found a way to eliminate plastic waste for good

HIGHLIGHTS   • Currently, less than a third of recyclable plastic is re-purpo...

4 months ago . 60 views

7 ‘waste to Wonder’ Theme Park: Features and Facts

Delhi is the national capital territory of India and is regarded as the heart of the nation. No doubt the city is popular for its enriched culture and heritage. Sev...

4 months ago . 137 views

Guwahati School Leads By Example, Accepts Plastic waste As School Fees

Akshar School in Guwahati has hit headlines for a very unique reason. The school has launched a first-of-it's-kind fee structure: students bring with them bag...

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Thousands Of Edible Water Capsules Were Handed Out At The London Marathon To Reduce Plastic waste

Many of us might be aware that single-use plastics are killing the planet and not exactly serving us much use either. Although we are still struggling to find susta...

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Impact of Yagya on Atmospheric Pollution

Today the air we breathe in is loaded with harmful gases like NO2, CO, SPM and RSPM, which are all above the standards prescribed by the Government and are extrem...

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In India, e-waste recycling comes at a heavy cost to workers’ health and environment

For as little as $4 a day, Indian workers process dangerous, toxic waste by hand. This unregulated, highly polluting industry is hidden away from police eyes.

7 months ago . 126 views

Cement, fruit shipments from Pakistan among 10 most hit imports after duty hike

The top ten products exported by Pakistan to India include fresh fruits, cement, petroleum products, minerals, and leather. Processed minerals, inorganic chemicals,...

7 months ago . 98 views

 
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After Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar Accused of Supporting Aarey Fores...

Some netizens are calling Akshay Kumar riding the Mumbai metro a PR stunt, while others are accusing him of supporting the destruction of the Aarey forest.

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10 Reasons Why Strength Training is Best for Women

So you have mastered your cardio routine, and you want to add strength training, or resistance training to your weekly routine, here is what you need to know. Women...

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Final 24 Hours Before The Sun Sets On Chandrayaan 2's Lander Vikram

ISRO has to establish contact with the Lander before September 21 because after that the Moon region will enter into a lunar night, making it impossible for the lan...

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5 Best Televisions Online in India 2018
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Dream Girl Movie Review: Laugh Out Loud… Louder… Loudest!
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Corporate Tax Rate Cut For Domestic Companies, New Manufacturing Firms

Nirmala Sitharaman's announcements: The markets immediately rose after the announcement, with the Sensex surging over 1,300 points and Nifty climbing above th...

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Google Has Big Plans For Digital Payments In India. Details Here

Google will start a service called Spot and it hopes to get more merchants to adopt online payments, helping early partners including MakeMyTrip, home services mark...

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This new space hotel will fulfill all your heavenly dreams, take a loo...

The plan that will be fully functional by the year 2027 is the only space-based tourism option to date in development.

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Top 10 Best Scotch Whiskey Brands in India [2018 Price]
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Top 5 Acoustic Guitars in India 2018 – Comparison & Reviews
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Decomposed body found at actor Nagarjuna’s farmhouse in Telangana: Pol...

The decomposed body of a man has been identified by police as Chakali Pandu, 30, who committed suicide in a small dilapidated house in N-Agro Farms which is spread ...

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IIT-Delhi creates vegan egg from plants; mock meat coming soon

The new substance, created by IIT-Delhi, is made from lentils and has the same protein-level, taste and cooking procedure as real eggs, Plant-based mutton, chicke...

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Delhi-NCR transport strike today: All you need to know in 10 points

Commuters are likely to face problems as public transport would be off the roads on Thursday. The strike comes days after Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said ...

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Top 5 Best Cricket Bats in India
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One Armed Amputee Lifts 200 Pounds Of Weight Above His Head

In the summer of 2004, a young man named Logan Aldridge suffered a terrible injury in a wakeboarding accident. While Logan was out on the water, the rope around his...

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Cardiac Arrest Vs Heart Attack: What is the Difference?

It is not uncommon for a person with minimal medical knowledge to get confused between a heart attack and cardiac arrest. Though the two sound similar, they are v...

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What Is Cardiac Arrest? Know Symptoms And How To Help Someone During A...

A cardiac arrest is different from a heart attack. It is a serious condition which needs medical help instantly. The patient can be given cardiopulmonary resuscitat...

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Best Skipping ropes in India (Jumping ropes) 2018
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Best Sofa Cum Beds in India 2019  -  Review
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Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Felicitated With Prestigious Award In The...

Anand Kumar has been running the highly innovative Super 30 programme for the last 18 years to mentor 30 students free off cost through a year-long residential co...

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Pakistan: Protest held in Karachi against alleged murder of Namrita Ch...

Protest gaining steam in Pakistan.   People on Tues protest took place in Karachi against the murder of a Sindhi Hindu girl, Na...

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How To See Ghost And Spirits

Eccentric and curious people who like interacting with the spirit world, especially ghosts are always finding ways of making this rare phenomenon happen. Even in th...

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Top 7 Extinct Human Species
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Spiritual Meaning of Finding Money

Finding money on the road is quite exciting. Whether you own reasonable sum of money – but getting even a coin from the earth is quite fascinating.

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Documentary On Farmer From Remote Himalayan Village Nominated For Osca...

Indian Documentary Nominated For Oscars 2019: Speaking about the documentary, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said it will inspire young people to ...

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Car registrations down in Delhi for first time in 6 years

Data on car registrations indicated that except in 2017, demand in Delhi has been declining gradually over the years. This year, the decline in the number of regist...

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Sunil Grover Finally Breaks Silence on The Kapil Sharma Show Comeback ...

Sunil Grover had left the show in 2017, after his major fallout with Kapil. He has been replaced by comedian Krushna Abhishek.

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Cristiano Ronaldo in Tears after Watching Unseen Footage of Late Fathe...

Cristiano Ronaldo broke down in tears after watching a video of his late father praising him, as the football star said he had never seen it before.

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Mission New India: How Modi government can achieve this goal

Narendra Modi government has been elected for the second time in a row with a massive mandate.

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